• JULY 24, WEDNESDAY


  • JULY 25, THURSDAY


  • JULY 26, FRIDAY


  • JULY 27, SATURDAY


  • Breakfast Buffet
    Where
    Plateia

  • Kalyanam Shivkumar MD PhD Director, UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center & EP Program, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Speaker:
    John Furness PhD FAA FAHMS Florey Institute, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

    Introduction by:
    Yvette Taché PhD, Co-Chair ISAN 2019 UCLA, Los Angeles
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom

  • Chairs:
    Martin Stebbing PhD Foley Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, Victoria Australia

    Davide Martelli PhD University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy

    Speakers:
    Paul O’Connor PhD Augusta University, Augusta, GA, USA
    Evidence oral ingestion of sodium bicarbonate activates the cholinergic anti-inflammatory pathway via the mesothelium

    Davide Martelli PhD University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    The splanchnic anti-inflammatory pathway inhibits systemic inflammation acting on different abdominal organs

    Colin Reardon PhD University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA
    Neuro-immune communication in mesenteric lymph nodes

    Rainer Straub MD University Hospital, Regensburg, Germany
    The sympathetic regulation of the spleen in the middle of arthritis

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 11:20 – 11:40
    Where
    Optimist Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Peregrine Osborne PhD University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

    Speakers:
    Michelle Southard-Smith PhD Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
    Development of lower urinary tract autonomic innervation from sacral neural crest

    Janet Keast, PhD University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Visceral connectomes: spinal connectivity with lower urinary tract organs

    Lisa Stowers, PhD Scripps Research, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Brain control of voluntary voiding in the mouse

    Marcus Drake MA DM University of Bristol, UK
    How neural deficit relates to clinical dysfunction of the lower urinary tract

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 11:20-11:40am
    Where
    Legacy Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Marthe Howard, PhD University of Toledo Health Sciences Campus, Toledo, OH, USA

    Speakers:
    Marthe Howard PhD
    Mice are not Guinea pigs: enteric neural circuitry – transmitters, transcriptomics, function and much more

    Brian Davis PhD University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Don’t believe everything you see: integration of colon extrinsic primary afferent information via spinal parasympathetic circuitry

    Robert O Heuckeroth MD PhDThe Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Visualizing the human enteric nervous system in 3-dimensions: new ways to think about autonomic neuropathy

    Poi-Qing Yuan PhD UCLA and VA Greater Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Three- dimensional imaging and phenotype of intrinsic innervation of the human colon

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 16:00 – 16:20
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chair:
    Roy Freeman MD Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

    Speakers:
    Roy Freeman MD Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Orthostatic hypotension - the clinical perspective

    J. Andrew Taylor PhD Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital; CV Research Lab, Cambridge MA, USA
    Baroreflex dysfunction and blood pressure control - the human experimental perspective

    Can Ozan Tan PhD Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Cerebral blood flow and autonomic dysfunction – the human experimental perspective

    Mark Chapleau PhD University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Orthostatic hypotension – the preclinical perspective

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 11:20 – 11:40
    Where
    Laureate Room

  • Poster Viewing
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom C&D

  • Speaker:
    David Goldstein MD PhD Autonomic Medicine Section, CNP/DIR/NINDS, NIH, Bethesda MD, USA

    Introduction by:
    Kalyanam Shivkumar MD PhD, Chair ISAN 2019 Director, UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center & EP Program, Los Angeles CA, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chair:
    Craig Steinback PhD University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada

    Speakers:
    Virginia Brooks PhD Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    Neurovascular regulation and control in animal models of healthy pregnancy

    Qi Fu MD PhD University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA
    Population differences in sympathetic regulation during human pregnancy

    Frank Spradley PhD University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson MS, USA
    Mechanisms of altered adrenergic vascular control in models of preeclampsia

    Craig Steinback PhD University of Alberta, Edmonton Alberta, Canada
    Neurovascular regulation in complex human pregnancy

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 16:00 – 16:20
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chairs:
    Noel Boyle MD, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Jeffrey Goldberger MD, University of Miami, FL, USA

    Speakers:
    Kevin Monahan MD, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    The role of pacing for sick sinus syndrome and vasovagal syncope

    Michael Gold MD Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Implanted devices for heart failure

    Gaetano DeFerrari MD University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Parasympathetic modulation for heart failure

    Harikrishna Tandri MD Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Cardiac sympathectomy for management of ventricular arrhythmias

    Jason Bradfield MD University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Renal denervation for management of heart failure

    Christian Meyer MD University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation-new insights
    Where
    Laureate Room

  • Chairs:
    Mark W. Chapleau PhD University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA

    Lucy Norcliffe-Kaufmann PhD NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA

    Speakers:
    Silvia Conde PhD CEDOC, NOVA Medical School, Lisbon, Portugal
    Carotid body and insulin sensing: Implications for metabolic diseases

    Wei-Zheng Zeng PhD The Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Piezo channels mediate baroreceptor mechano-transduction and the baroreflex

    Rui B. Chang PhD Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
    Molecular and functional dissection of vagal heart-to-brain circuits

    Robert A. Larson MS PhD University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Targeting cardiac sensory neurons and reflexes in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 16:00 – 16:20
    Where
    Optimist Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Beth Habecker PhD OHSU School of Medicine, Portland, OR, USA

    Speakers:
    David J. Paterson, DPhil Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    Neuronal control of myocyte excitability in cardiovascular disease

    Susan J. Birren PhD Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA
    Development and function of the peripheral cardiac-sympathetic circuit

    Marco Mongillo PhD University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Local bidirectional signaling at neuro-cardiac junctions

    Johanna Montgomery PhD Department of Physiology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Plasticity in the intrinsic cardiac nervous system and its role in atrial fibrillation

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 16:00 – 16:20
    Where
    Legacy Room A&B

  • Poster Viewing and Judging (judging from 16:30 – 17:30)
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom C&D

  • Chair: Bruno Bonaz MD PhD, President ISAN CHU Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Conference Dinner (ticketed - $80 per person)
    Where
    Terrace Deck

  • Yvette Taché PhD, Co-Chair ISAN 2019, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Speaker:
    Marc Kaufman PhD Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA

    Introduced by:
    Bill Farquhar PhD University of Delaware, Hershey, PA, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • SPARC Data Resource Center Hands on Experience
    Where
    Odyssey and Pathways Rooms

  • Chair:
    Marc Kaufman PhD Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA, USA

    Speakers:
    Bill Farquhar PhD University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA
    Exaggerated exercise pressor reflex function in hypertension and the role of dietary salt

    Vaughan Macefield PhD University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    The contributions of central command and the metaboreflex to the sympathetic control of blood flow in contracting muscle

    Audrey Stone PhD: University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA
    Exercise pressor reflex function in diabetes

    Donal O’Leary PhD Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA
    Altered muscle metaboreflex-arterial baroreflex interaction in heart failure

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 11:20 – 11:40
    Where
    Laureate Room

  • Chairs:
    Ryuji Sakakibara MD PhD Toho University Sakura Medical Center, Sakura, Japan

    Eduardo E Benarroch MD Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA

    Speakers:
    Ryuji Sakakibara MD PhD Toho University Sakura Medical Center, Sakura, Japan
    Overview of multiple system atrophy

    Eduardo E Benarroch MD Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Autonomic pathology of multiple system atrophy

    Horacio Kaufmann MD New York University Langone Health, New York, NY, USA
    Autonomic cardiovascular disorder in multiple system atrophy

    Tatsuya Yamamoto MD Chiba University, Chiba, Japan
    Autonomic bladder disorder in multiple system atrophy

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 11:20 – 11:40
    Where
    Legacy Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Olujimi Ajijola MD PhD UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Speakers:
    Neil Herring MD DPhil University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Role of sympathetic co-transmitters in cardiac disease and ventricular function

    Crystal Ripplinger PhD UC Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA, USA
    Sympathetic innervation and myocardial infarction

    Stavros Stavrakis MD PhD University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
    Tragus nerve stimulation for modulation of cardiac arrhythmias

    Dominik Linz MD PhD The University of Adelaide and Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, Australia
    Autonomic modulation for atrial fibrillation

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 11:20 – 11:40
    Where
    Optimist Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Andrew Weitz PhD National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA

    Speakers:
    Andrew Weitz PhD
    Overview of SPARC DRC: objectives and opportunities
    Other speakers to be confirmed
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Poster Viewing
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom C&D

  • Speaker:
    Jeffrey Ardell PhD, Co-Chair ISAN 2019 UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center, UCLA, Los Angeles CA, USA

    Introduced by:
    Irving Zucker PhD University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chairs:
    Irving Zucker PhD University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA

    Marmar Vaseghi MD PhD UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Speakers:
    Hanjun Wang MD University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Cardiopulmonary spinal afferents; Their role in heart failure

    John Osborn PhD University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Renal afferents and inflammation in hypertension

    Rodrigo del Rio PhD Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Chemoreception and sympathetic outflow in heart failure

    Gisele Lincevicius PhD Physiology University, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Carotid body recruitment in renovascular hypertension: role for renal afferents and mineralocorticoid receptors

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 16:00 – 16:20
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chairs:
    Valentin Pavlov PhD Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, NY, USA

    Bruno Bonaz MD PhD CHU Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France

    Speakers:
    Valentin Pavlov PhD Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, NY, USA
    Recent insights into cholinergic regulation of inflammation and its clinical relevance in obesity-driven disorders

    Bruno Bonaz MD PhD CHU Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France
    The vagus nerve at the interface of the brain-gut neuroimmune axis: clinical implications

    Cyndya Shibao MD Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Novel findings in cholinergic modulation of oxidative stress in obese African Americans and its potential therapeutic use

    Hermona Soreq PhD The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Carving the molecular landscape of cholinergic signalling in anxiety and metabolic stresses

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 16:00 – 16:20
    Where
    Legacy Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Stephen Lewis PhD Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA

    Speakers:
    Pankaj Jay Pasricha MD Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    Greater splanchnic nerve modulation and its impact on metabolic syndrome animal models

    Philippe Blancou PhD Insitut de Pharmacologie Moleculaire et Cellulaire, Nice, France
    Treating type 1 diabetes by pancreatic nerve electrostimulation

    Thomas Simon PhD Insitut de Pharmacologie Moleculaire et Cellulaire, Nice, France
    Apical splenic nerve electrical stimulation discloses a novel T cell independent anti-inflammatory pathway

    Jacqueline Phillips DVM PhD Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
    Modulation of reno-renal reflex and its potential impact on chronic kidney disease

    Symposia-related featured abstracts – oral presentations 16:00 – 16:20
    Where
    Optimist Room A&B

  • Chairs:
    Kalyanam Shivkumar MD PhD, Chair ISAN 2019 Director, UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center and EP Program, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Emily Loughran MBA Senior Director of Licensing and Strategic Alliances, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Speakers to be confirmed
    Where
    Laureate Room

  • Poster Viewing
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom C&D

  • Speaker:
    Eve Marder PhD Professor of Biology, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chair:
    Gene Civillico PhD NIH SPARC Program Manager, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chair:
    Gene Civillico PhD NIH SPARC Program Manager, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chair:
    Gene Civillico, PhD NIH SPARC Program Manager, NIH, Bethesda, MD

    Speakers:
    Kristen Smith-Edwards, PhD University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Mapping intrinsic and extrinsic enteric circuits using optogenetic tools in vivo and ex vivo

    Hongrong Yang, PhD Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
    Optical nanosensor for imaging acetylcholine in the peripheral nervous system

    Seoeun Lee, BS Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Molecular characterization of distinct neuronal populations in stellate ganglia

    Yehe Liu, BS/MS Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland OH, USA
    Easier 3D Imaging

    Maria Jantz, BS University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Epidural spinal cord stimulation for selective activation of lower urinary tract nerves

    Pradeep Rajendran, PhD UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Identification of peripheral neural circuits that regulate heart rate using optogenetic and viral vector strategies
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • SPARC Technology Showcase
    Where
    Innovation Room

  • SPARC Data Resource Center Hands on Experience
    Where
    Odyssey & Pathways Rooms

  • Chair:
    Michael Andresen PhD OHSU School of Medicine, Portland, OR, USA

    Speakers:
    Thomas Taylor-Clark PhD University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Mapping of vagal afferent subsets - peripheral terminals within the lungs and central terminals within the medulla

    Xin Sun PhD UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA
    Mapping of the neural circuits that control intrinsic lung function

    Don Bolser PhD University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Network-scale interactions among simultaneously recorded brainstem neurons in the dorsal and ventrolateral medulla: A substrate for central autonomic control and processing of cardiorespiratory afferent feedback by reverberant circuits

    Kendall Morris PhD University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    Computer simulations and dynamic visualizations of results from cluster analysis of respiratory neuronal discharge patterns
    Where
    Laureate Room

  • Chair:
    Marmar Vaseghi, MD PhD UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

    Speakers:
    Nicole Pelot BS Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Modeling activation of autonomic nerves for analysis and design

    Matthew Ward PhD Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA (Terry Powley PhD, primary author)
    An artificial intelligence framework for classifying nerve function through morphometry, neural tracing and the graded compound nerve action potential

    Eric Musselman BS Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Interspecies scaling of cervical vagus nerve stimulation parameters

    Guillermo Monroy PhD FDA Silver Springs, MD, USA
    Optical coherence tomography as a versatile tool to observe and quantify electrostimulation induced peripheral nerve injury
    Where
    Legacy Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Nick Langlans PhD NIH SPARC Program, NIH Bethesda, MD, USA

    Speakers:
    Leonardo Kapural MD PhD Carolinas Pain Institute, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Spinal cord stimulation for abdominal visceral pain – clinical evidence

    Teresa Pitts PhD University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Anatomical and functional underpinnings of sex-based differences in neuromodulatory therapies

    Bin Feng PhD University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT, USA
    Determine the topology and molecular profiles of nociceptive DRG neurons innervating the colon and rectum
    Where
    Optimist Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Michael Wolfson PhD NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

    Speakers:
    Chris Towne PhD Circuit Therapeutics, Mountain View, CA, USA
    Transdermal Light-Activated Gene Therapy for Pain

    Tiago Costa PhD Columbia University, New York, NY, USA (Kenneth Shepard PhD, primary author)
    2D ultrasound phased array and driving electronics in a single wearable chip for stimulation of the peripheral nervous system

    Gregory Futia MS University of Colorado, Denver, CO, USA (John Caldwell PhD, primary author)
    Bidirectional minimally invasive optogenetic peripheral nerve interface

    Larry Miller MD Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, NY, USA
    Using the gastrointestinal tract as a window to the autonomic nervous system: Transesophageal imaging and access of the vagus Nerve
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Poster Viewing
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom C&D

  • Chair:
    Peregrine Osborne PhD University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC Australia

    Speakers:
    Nicole Wiedmann PhD University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC Australia (Peregrine Osborne PhD, primary author)
    Mapping and characterization of lumbosacral spinal neurons activated by voiding and electrical stimulation of the pelvic nerve in awake rats

    Clara Huesing BS Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton, Rouge, LA USA
    Pre- and postganglionic sympathetic tracing of inguinal white adipose tissue innervation in adult mice

    Esther Ji MSD University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC Australia (Janet Keast PhD, primary author)
    Regional changes in peptidergic sensory and cholinergic autonomic innervation of the vasculature and epithelium of the urethra in female rats

    April Herrity DC PhD University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA
    Targeting urinary continence with epidural stimulation after human spinal cord injury
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chair:
    Charles Horn, PhD University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

    Speakers:
    Martin Stebbing PhD Florey Institute, Parkville, VIC, Australia
    Responses to an acute intraluminal inflammatory stimulus in afferent and efferent extrinsic nerves innervating the rat small intestine recorded in vivo

    Sophie Payne PhD Bionics Institute East Melbourne VIC Australia
    Abdominal vagal nerve stimulation relieves inflammation of the rat small intestine

    Kun-Han Lu BS Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Differential effects of afferent and efferent vagus nerve stimulation on gastric motility assessed with magnetic resonance imaging

    Jiande Chen PhD Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Improving gastric accommodation by spinal cord stimulation in canine
    Where
    Optimist Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Felicia Qashu PhD NIH Bethesda, MD, USA

    Speakers:
    Bhavesh Patel PhD California Medical Innovations Institute, San Diego, CA, USA
    Fecobionics technology for mapping colorectal stress and deformation patterns

    Kirill Aristovich PhD University College London, London, UK
    EIT imaging and selective neuromodulation in complex autonomic nerves with multielectrode cuff arrays

    Junqi Zhuo BS Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA (Michael Jenkins PhD, primary author)
    Infrared neuromodulation (IRN) in the peripheral nervous system

    Bartek Rajwa PhD Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Cloud-computing analytics for neurohistology: a development of “Spat-An-App”, a spatial statistical analysis workflow
    Where
    Laureate Room

  • Chair:
    Marthe Howard, PhD University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA

    Speakers:
    Catia Sternini MD UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Characterization of Enteric Neurons in Different Segments of the Porcine Colon

    Dante Heredia BS University of Nevada, Reno, NV, USA
    Genetically encoded tools for examining patterns of myenteric activity responsible for modulating the murine CMMC

    Rachel M Gwynne BS University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC Australia (Joel Bornstein PhD, primary author)
    5-HT3 receptors mediate some fast excitatory synaptic potentials in excitatory motor neurons and inhibitory motor neurons in mouse proximal colon
    Where
    Legacy Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Colleen Clancy, PhD University of California Davis, Davis, CA, USA

    Speakers:
    John Tompkins PhD UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Structure and function of single cells from stellate and intrinsic cardiac ganglia

    Mark Doyle PhD OHSU School of Medicine, Portland, OR, USA (Michael Andresen PhD, primary author)
    Cardiac nerve synaptic events in mouse stellate ganglion suggests cholinergic collaterals.

    Alison Moss BS Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA (Rajanikanth Vadigepalli PhD, primary author)
    Discovering molecular phenotype gradients and markers within the Rat ICN

    Guy Salama PhD University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Autonomic activity generates regional heterogeneities of Ca2+ transients and excitation-contraction coupling in rabbit ventricles
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B

  • Chair:
    Don Bolser PhD University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

    Speakers:
    Gregory A. Coffee MS Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA (Stephen Lewis PhD, primary author)
    Ganglioglomerular nerve regulation of carotid body responses to hypoxic-gas challenge in juvenile rats

    Leah Reznikov PhD University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Acute airway acidification modifies mucus secretion and transport properties

    Gjinovefa Kola MD Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA (Stephen Lewis PhD, primary author)
    Superior cervical ganglionectomy affects the cardiorespiratory network of the in situ arterially perfused brainstem preparation

    Yee-Hsee Hsieh PhD Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA (Stephen Lewis PhD, primary author)
    Effect of cervical sympathetic chain stimulation on upper airway pressure is reproduced by internal carotid nerve stimulation
    Where
    Optimist Room A&B

  • Chair:
    John Furness, PhD FAA FAHMS Florey Institute, University of Melbourne, VIC, Australia

    Speakers:
    Simon Brookes PhD Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Characterization of ascending interneuronal pathways in myenteric plexus of human colon

    Parvin Zarei Eskikand PhD University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, Australia (primary author Joel Bornstein PhD, primary author)
    Computational models of synaptic interactions in enteric nervous system reveal anomalous inhibition from depolarizing synapses

    Joel Bornstein PhD University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC, Australia
    Correlation of firing properties and function of myenteric neurons in mouse proximal colon: modeling differential expression of ion channels

    Kun-Han Lu BS MS Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
    Vagus nerve stimulation promotes gastric emptying by increasing pyloric opening measured with magnetic resonance imaging
    Where
    Legacy Room A&B

  • Chair:
    Michael Jenkins PhD Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA

    Speakers:
    Arjun Fontaine PhD U Colorado Denver, Denver, CO, USA
    Optogenetic stimulation of pancreatic function via vagal cholinergic axons

    Sarah Stanley PhD Mount Sinai, New York, NY, USA
    Tools for remote modulation of peripheral nerves innervating the pancreas

    Joseph Canzano BS University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    In vivo two-photon imaging of sympathetic and parasympathetic neuromodulation of pancreatic microvessels

    Dennis Bourbeau PhD Cleveland FES Center, Cleveland, OH USA (Aref Smiley PhD, primary author)
    Wireless real-time sensor platform for monitoring bowel state and function
    Where
    Laureate Room

  • Poster Viewing
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom C&D

  • Speakers:
    Gene Civillico PhD NIH SPARC Program Manager, NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA

    Kalyanam Shivkumar MD PhD, Chair ISAN 2019, Director, UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center & EP Program, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Where
    Centennial Ballroom A&B